2017 New Mexico Statutes
Chapter 50 - Employment Law
Article 4A - Promoting Financial Independence for Victims of Domestic Abuse Act
Section 50-4A-6 - Confidentiality.
An employer shall not disclose verification information provided under Subsection B of Section 4 [50-4A-4 NMSA 1978] of the Promoting Financial Independence for Victims of Domestic Abuse Act and shall maintain confidentiality of the fact that the employee or employee's family member was involved in a domestic abuse incident, that the employee requested or obtained domestic abuse leave and that the employee made any written or oral statement about the need for domestic abuse leave. An employer may disclose an employee's information related to domestic abuse leave only when the employee consents, when a court or administrative agency orders the disclosure or when otherwise required by federal or state law.
History: Laws 2009, ch. 14, 6.